(HBO) - In the past, most people had a habit of practicing gym, yoga or simply walking, cycling, playing volleyball, badminton ... at outdoor gym or sports centers or at some private training facilities. Currently, due to the situation of Covid-19 epidemics, the people of Hoa Binh City have chosen a suitable form of sports practice, ensuring the strict implementation of the Prime Minister's instruction, that is practicing sports at home.

Tan Lac District: Maintaining and replicating sports clubs

(HBO) - In Tan Lac district, there are 75 sports clubs, attracting and gathering thousands of members who love the appropriate sports. By the first quarter of 2020, there have been 28,993 people doing physical exercises regularly, 5,250 households reaching the title of the sports family in the whole district. There has been an increase of 3,200 people who regularly practice sports and 550 households reaching the title of the sports family compared to 2019. With active and exciting activities, the sports clubs have contributed to promoting the regular sport training, becoming the core of the mass sports movement.

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The Serie A season could be extended to September or October, the head of the Italian FA said on Sunday, warning that there could be an "avalanche of litigation” if it was not settled on the field.

Connecting passion on the skateboards

(HBO) -With spacious and airy space with lots of trees and no transport, Hoa Binh Square is a familiar training place for young people who love skateboarding. Now, skateboarding has become closer and more popular with a lot of people in Hoa Binh City.

Lighting up hope for Hoa Binh sports

(HBO) - The achievement of sports in the province in 2019 is a clear evidence to the determination and the continuous efforts of the team of sports people in the province. The movement of physical training and sports and high-achievement sports have achieved good results. Thereby, the fire of hope for Hoa Binh sports has been lighted up and it will gradually create a good impression in the arenas of national and regional sports.

Many provincial sports tournaments have been cancelled due to Covid-19 epidemics

(HBO) - Due to the complicated developments of Covid-19 epidemics, the cultural and sport activities must also be cancelled to limit the sources of disease infection. Accordingly, many provincial sports tournaments have been postponed, the sports movement in localities in the province has also become quiet.

AFF Cup 2020 to go ahead as planned

The ASEAN Football Federation (AFF) has announced the rescheduling of several regional tournaments slated for the next four months, with the AFF Cup 2020 to go ahead in November as previously planned.

Ensuring health for athletes during COVID-19

(HBO) - Athletes of the Gifted School for Training and Sports Competition in Hoa Binh province are still practising hard to improve personal achievements amid the complicated developments of the acute respiratory disease caused by the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19). The prevention of the pandemic has been carried out early to ensure health for coaches and athletes.

Japan says Tokyo Olympics may be postponed due to coronavirus

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said for the first time on Monday that the Tokyo Olympic Games may need to be postponed if the event cannot be held in its "complete form" due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Women's football - a highlight of movement of mass sports in Tu Ly commune

(HBO) - Football, the king's sport seems to be for men only, but not so. In recent years, this sport has gradually won the hearts of women in Tu Ly commune (Da Bac). Besides playing volleyball and badminton, they are also actively involved in practicing and competing in this king sports. Women's football is one of the strengths of the movement of mass physical training and sports in Tu Ly commune.

The attraction of volleyball in Tan Lac district

(HBO) - In Tan Lac district, whether in remote, highland or district areas, the image of volleyball courts have been concreted. The atmosphere of the competition in the afternoon also becomes familiar. Volleyball has become the most favorite sport of the local people for a long time.

Bao La commune bolsters sport, physical exercise movement

(HBO) - Luong Van Bien, a civil servant in charge of cultural affairs in the commune said that to spread sport and physical exercise movement in the public, the commune has ordered the integration of sports and physical activities into the campaigns calling on all people to lead a civilised lifestyle and do physical exercise following the example of late President Ho Chi Minh.

Vietnamese archers bring home three golds from Bangkok 2020 Asia Cup

Vietnam won three gold, three silver and two bronze medals to rank second overall, behind the Russian team, at the Bangkok 2020 Asia Cup, leg 1, which took place in Thailand’s capital city from March 8 to 14.

Premier League clubs to meet after Arsenal manager Arteta tests positive

Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta has tested positive for the coronavirus, the club said on Thursday, prompting the Premier League to announce an emergency meeting on Friday.

Five talking points from V.League 2020 Matchday 1

After days of waiting, the 2020 V.League finally kicked off at stadiums nationwide last weekend, witnessing the early formation of a two-horse title race between the top two finishers of last season, champions Hanoi FC and runners-up Ho Chi Minh City.

Vietnam’s World Cup qualifier to be postponed due to Covid-19

Vietnam’s 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifier against Malaysia, set for March 31, is likely to be postponed as the new coronavirus disease (Covid-19) has forced many sport events around the world to be cancelled or postponed.

Ngoc Luong commune is active in the movement of physical training and sports

(HBO) - In recent years, the movement of physical training and sports in Ngoc Luong commune (Yen Thuy) has diversely and richly been developed with many practical activities. Thereby, it has been attracting the local people to take part in health training, creating the pervasive power in the community and increasing the local people's solidarity. At the same time, it has been contributing to the successful realization of the tasks of the local socio-economic development.

Vietnam announce final squad for AFC women’s Olympic qualifying play-offs

Vietnam head coach Mai Duc Chung on March 2 announced his final squad for the first leg of the 2020 AFC women’s Olympic qualifying play-off against Australia, scheduled to take place in four days’ time.

Exciting gyms without having to pay any coins

(HBO) - Recently, a lot of people in Hoa Binh city have been participating in the outdoor physical training and sports. Everyone is freely practicing on the spacious and airy campus, and more importantly they do have to pay any fee.

F1 Vietnam Grand Prix warms up with model car parade in Hanoi

A parade of Formula 1 (F1) model car was held in Hanoi on February 22 as part of events to celebrate the F1 Vietnam Grand Prix (GP) 2020, scheduled to take place in the Southeast Asian country for the first time this April.

FIFA Rankings: Vietnam maintain top spot in Southeast Asia’s football

Vietnam has maintained their position as the Southeast Asian No. 1 team in the latest FIFA rankings, the Vietnam Football Federation said on February 20.

Doing exercises to fight the disease

(HBO) - No cases of acute pneumonia caused by new strains of Corona virus (Covid-19) has been confirmed in the province. In order to improve the resistance, it is important that the people in the province maintain physical training activities.

Women’s football: Vietnam to battle Australia for Olympics berth

Vietnam’s women’s football team will play powerhouse Australia in a two-leg playoff next month, with a berth in the Tokyo Olympic Games in the summer on the line.

Vietnamese cueists take part in Antalya World Cup

Vietnamese cueists will take part in the Antalya World Cup in Turkey from February 17 to 23.

Vietnam’s futsal team depart for training in Spain

The Vietnamese futsal team took a flight from Ho Chi Minh City to Spain on February 9 for a ten-day training course to prepare for the 2020 Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Futsal Championship.